The Molnari Quartet’s next concert will feature works from Eastern European composers on Friday February 28th, 8 pm at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal. Just preceeding this event, will be held a Dialogue on Tuesday February 25th at 8 pm at the Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur.
Quartets from Eastern Europe will include Polish composer Henryk Gorecki’s string quartet no.2, Quasi una fantasia op.64. Two works by Hungarian composer György Kurtag which totalize 27 miniatures will be contrasting the Gorecki quartet. The powerful Quartet from 1964 from Witold Lutoslawski is also on the concert programme.
This concert is being recorded by Radio-Canada’s music radio network Espace musique (100.7 FM in Montreal) for national broadcast at a later date on Soirées classiques, hosted by Mario Paquet, Tuesdays to Thursdays at 8 p.m.
Tickets are on sale at the Conservatoire or on the Admission network. For details, see the calendar.